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demonstrations:2_fluid_mechanics:2b_statics_of_fluids:air_compression_shock_absorber:start [2019/02/15 00:33]
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demonstrations:2_fluid_mechanics:2b_statics_of_fluids:air_compression_shock_absorber:start [2019/04/16 20:49]
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 ====== Air Compression Shock Absorber ====== ====== Air Compression Shock Absorber ======
  
-{{tag> compression fluid_mechanics pressure ​needs_review ​unlocated}}+{{tag> compression fluid_mechanics pressure unlocated}}
  
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 ===== Description ===== ===== Description =====
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-Can be used to show air as a shock absorber, similar to a pneumatic table. 
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 This is a small device made of four syringes and a plate on top.  This is a small device made of four syringes and a plate on top. 
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 ===== Purpose ===== ===== Purpose =====
  
 +Can be used to illustrate how the force required to compress a gas varies with pressure. Shows how air can be used as a shock absorber, similar to a pneumatic table.
  
 +If not all of the syringes are pressed down at once, shows the action of pneumatic pistons.
  
 ===== Apparatus ===== ===== Apparatus =====
  
 +  * Air Compression Shock Absorber¬†
 +  * Delrin block
  
 ===== Setup ===== ===== Setup =====
  
 +The block (pictured) is set on top of the syringes. Pressing down on the syringes gets harder as the block goes further down.
  
 ===== Notes ===== ===== Notes =====
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